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Old 07-27-2008, 11:04 AM   #11
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I am really enjoying the crab. It likes to change its shell 2-3 times a day (hermit butts are really ugly!) and is a very active 'lil guy..
He's a cutie! I have to agree with you on the hermit butts....they have freaked me out since I was a kid and still do. We just acquired 2 land hermit crabs from a beach trip and have them in a 10 gallon of their own. Well, one night one of them decided to harrass another one and I found it out of it's shell and it totally freaked me out. It gives me the heeby jeebies for some reason....like seeing a really big spider with babies all over her....YIKES!

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I put several new shells in the tank and one of the crabs grabbed a shell about 3 sizes to big for it, but loves dragging it all over the tank. The other crab just likes to change 4-5 times a day, but keeps going back to it's original shell.

I am positively, 100% not sure!
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